Ed Team

A Historical Parallel

Filed By Ed Team | May 29, 2009 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Marriage Equality, Quote of the Day
Tags: African-American, black, California, carlos watson, plessy v. ferguson, Prop. 8

"In my mind, it's not that different from Plessy v. Ferguson's tragic "separate but equal" ruling that confronted my great-grandfather and millions of other African-Americans looking for simple equality in the late 1890s."

--Carlos Watson, MSNBC anchor and founder of The Stimulist Web site, on this week's Prop 8 ruling


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